Job Details

General Attorney (Tax) - Exempt Organizations, GS 13-14

Company name

Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 03, 2020

Posted on

May 21, 2020

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 102663 to 157709 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Tax >> Tax - General
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Profile

General Attorney (Tax) - Exempt Organizations, GS 13-14
Duties: The candidate will provide top quality legal advice and representation to the Agency in the administration of the nation's tax laws. Will handle all aspects related to professional legal work involving one or more of the following areas: 115 - income of states, municipalities, etc.; §§ 501 through 509 - requirements of tax-exempt status under 501(c) and related provisions and foundation classification; §§ 511 through 515 - unrelated business income tax; § 527 - political organizations; § 529 - qualified tuition programs; § 529A qualified ABLE programs; § 530 - Coverdell education savings accounts; §§ 4911 through 4912 - excise taxes on public charities; §§ 4940 through 4948 - excise taxes on private foundations; §§ 4958 through 4968 - excise taxes on excess benefit transactions, hospital compliance failures, donor advised funds, excess compensation, and certain investment income; § 6033 - exempt organization reporting requirements; § 6104 - disclosure of certain exempt organization information; § 7428 - declaratory judgments related to section 501(c) organizations; § 7611 - restrictions on church tax inquiries and examinations; application of federal tax laws to Indian Tribal Governments and their distributions.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should have graduated with a J.D. and/or the LL.M from an ABA-accredited law school. Must be admitted to practice law before the highest court of a state or territory of the US; the District of Columbia; or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and be an active member by the closing date of the announcement.

For GS-13: The candidate must have a J.D. degree and 1 year of general legal experience, plus 1 year of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-12 level) OR an LL.M. plus 1 year of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-12 level).

Specialized Experience: In addition, the legal tax experience must have included experience managing legal issues and interpretation and/or compliance work related to exempt organizations' tax issues (i.e. Exempt Organizations).

For GS-14: The candidate must have a J.D. degree and 1 year of general legal experience, plus 2 years of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-13 level) OR an LL.M. plus 2 years of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-13 level).

Specialized Experience: In addition, the legal tax experience must have included experience managing sophisticated legal issues and interpretation and/or compliance work related to complex exempt organizations' tax issues (i.e. Exempt Organizations).

Application Deadline: June 3, 2020.

Additional info

Announcement Number: CCED-20-69. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Erica Delgado
Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel
1111 Constitution Ave NW
Room 4033
Washington, DC 20224
Phone: 469-801-1740

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